The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 139 95 129
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +34
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 77 131 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.53% 2.40% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.75% 8.32% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 75 63
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
VoIP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -45 56 £40,000 - 8
Bracknell +10 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Newbury - 3 £48,250 - 3
Slough -8 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Maidenhead -3 1 £61,500 +36.66%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 103 (57.54%) Cisco
2 82 (45.81%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (41.34%) Microsoft
4 70 (39.11%) Telecoms
5 68 (37.99%) WAN
6 61 (34.08%) TCP/IP
7 58 (32.40%) Windows
8 53 (29.61%) CCNP
9 51 (28.49%) LAN
9 51 (28.49%) Firewall
10 50 (27.93%) CCNA
11 42 (23.46%) MPLS
12 41 (22.91%) Lync
13 37 (20.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (20.67%) MS Exchange
14 36 (20.11%) DNS
14 36 (20.11%) BGP
15 34 (18.99%) MS Excel
16 33 (18.44%) OSPF
17 31 (17.32%) ITIL
18 30 (16.76%) Linux
19 29 (16.20%) Active Directory
19 29 (16.20%) VMware
20 27 (15.08%) Finance
21 26 (14.53%) Unified Communications
22 25 (13.97%) Hyper-V
23 24 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
23 24 (13.41%) SNMP
24 23 (12.85%) HP
24 23 (12.85%) Juniper

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (22.91%) Lync
2 37 (20.67%) MS Exchange
3 18 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.47%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.47%) IBM Connections
5 8 (4.47%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (2.23%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.23%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.23%) CMS
6 4 (2.23%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.56%) Zope
Applications
1 34 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.17%) MS Office
3 10 (5.59%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (37.99%) WAN
2 61 (34.08%) TCP/IP
3 51 (28.49%) LAN
3 51 (28.49%) Firewall
4 42 (23.46%) MPLS
5 36 (20.11%) DNS
5 36 (20.11%) BGP
6 33 (18.44%) OSPF
7 26 (14.53%) Unified Communications
8 24 (13.41%) SNMP
9 22 (12.29%) ATM
9 22 (12.29%) VPN
10 21 (11.73%) PPP
10 21 (11.73%) VLAN
11 20 (11.17%) Wireless
12 19 (10.61%) Broadband
12 19 (10.61%) EIGRP
13 18 (10.06%) SAN
13 18 (10.06%) ISDN
13 18 (10.06%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) MySQL
3 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 70 (39.11%) Telecoms
2 27 (15.08%) Finance
3 12 (6.70%) Retail
4 10 (5.59%) Marketing
5 7 (3.91%) Banking
6 6 (3.35%) Back Office
7 5 (2.79%) Front Office
8 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.12%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (28.49%) Network Engineer
2 26 (14.53%) Voice Engineer
3 19 (10.61%) Systems Engineer
3 19 (10.61%) Consultant
3 19 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (7.82%) Support Engineer
5 8 (4.47%) Sales Consultant
5 8 (4.47%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 7 (3.91%) Build Engineer
6 7 (3.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (3.35%) Project Manager
7 6 (3.35%) Developer
7 6 (3.35%) Network Support
7 6 (3.35%) IT Support
8 5 (2.79%) Telecoms Engineer
8 5 (2.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (2.79%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (2.79%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (2.79%) Analyst
8 5 (2.79%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.47%) CSS
1 8 (4.47%) Ajax
2 5 (2.79%) .NET
3 3 (1.68%) LAMP
4 2 (1.12%) CGI
5 1 (0.56%) RESTful
5 1 (0.56%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.56%) Twisted
5 1 (0.56%) XMPP
5 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.94%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.47%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (4.47%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.47%) Social Media
4 7 (3.91%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.79%) Open Source
6 4 (2.23%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.23%) Statistics
7 3 (1.68%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.12%) Clustering
8 2 (1.12%) FMCG
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.56%) IVR
9 1 (0.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.40%) Windows
2 30 (16.76%) Linux
3 24 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (8.94%) UNIX
5 14 (7.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.03%) Solaris
8 5 (2.79%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.23%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.68%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.32%) ITIL
2 19 (10.61%) Network Management
3 15 (8.38%) Project Management
4 14 (7.82%) Service Delivery
4 14 (7.82%) Network Design
5 13 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (5.03%) Migration
7 8 (4.47%) PRINCE2
7 8 (4.47%) E-Commerce
7 8 (4.47%) Process Management
7 8 (4.47%) Content Management
7 8 (4.47%) Information Management
7 8 (4.47%) Analytics
7 8 (4.47%) Business Analytics
8 7 (3.91%) Capacity Management
8 7 (3.91%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (3.35%) Test Management
9 6 (3.35%) Change Control
10 5 (2.79%) Load Balancing
10 5 (2.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.17%) SQL
2 12 (6.70%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.47%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.91%) Perl
4 7 (3.91%) Python
5 5 (2.79%) C++
6 4 (2.23%) Java
6 4 (2.23%) C#
7 3 (1.68%) PHP
7 3 (1.68%) VBScript
8 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.56%) sed
9 1 (0.56%) Erlang
9 1 (0.56%) AWK
9 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (45.81%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (29.61%) CCNP
3 50 (27.93%) CCNA
4 37 (20.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (11.73%) Degree
6 20 (11.17%) Security Cleared
6 20 (11.17%) MCSE
7 18 (10.06%) SC Cleared
8 16 (8.94%) MCSA
8 16 (8.94%) CCDP
9 15 (8.38%) CCSP
10 13 (7.26%) MCITP
10 13 (7.26%) JNCIS
11 12 (6.70%) MCTS
12 9 (5.03%) CCVP
13 6 (3.35%) CISSP
13 6 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (3.35%) Sun Certification
13 6 (3.35%) SCSA
14 4 (2.23%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 29 (16.20%) Active Directory
2 25 (13.97%) Hyper-V
3 16 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.79%) Kamailio
5 4 (2.23%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.23%) OpenSIPS
6 2 (1.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) XenServer
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (4.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.68%) AppManager
4 2 (1.12%) Nagios
4 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.12%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.12%) vMotion
4 2 (1.12%) Iperf
5 1 (0.56%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.56%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) SCOM
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 103 (57.54%) Cisco
2 74 (41.34%) Microsoft
3 29 (16.20%) VMware
4 23 (12.85%) HP
4 23 (12.85%) Juniper
5 18 (10.06%) Mitel
6 17 (9.50%) F5
7 13 (7.26%) CheckPoint
8 12 (6.70%) Oracle
9 11 (6.15%) Aruba
9 11 (6.15%) Avaya
9 11 (6.15%) McAfee
10 10 (5.59%) Citrix
10 10 (5.59%) Blue Coat
10 10 (5.59%) Huawei
10 10 (5.59%) ProCurve
10 10 (5.59%) Fortinet
11 9 (5.03%) Dell
11 9 (5.03%) IBM
12 7 (3.91%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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